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Located in Islay Island, The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast is in the historical district and on the boardwalk. Bowmore Distillery and Bruichladdich Distillery are cultural highlights, while Eilean Mor is a notable landmark.
3-star Boardwalk bed & breakfast near Bowmore Distillery
This smoke-free bed & breakfast features free breakfast and free WiFi in public areas. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and hairdryers. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee.
The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast offers 3 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.
Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
The host will greet guests on arrival
Host will greet you
Pets stay for free
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Cots (infant beds) are not available
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds
This property only accepts cash for all bookings
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
We should mention
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)
Property is also known as
Island Bear Bed & Breakfast Islay Island
Island Bear Islay Island
Island Bear & Islay Island
The Island Bear Bed Breakfast
The Island Bear Islay Island
The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast Islay Island
The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast Bed & breakfast
The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast Bed & breakfast Islay Island
Frequently asked questions
Yes, The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
There is free parking nearby.
Check-in is from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Situated on the boardwalk, this bed & breakfast is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Bowmore Distillery, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Bruichladdich Distillery and Eilean Mor. Museum of Islay Life and Wildlife Information Centre are also within 12 mi (20 km).